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The subtle signs of cat kidney disease

Kidney failure (also called renal failure) is an insidious disease that often kills cats before the owner knows their kitty is sick.
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Cholangitis in cats

Cholangitis is the term used to describe inflammation of the biliary tree. Dr. Kim Smyth provides an informative analysis of symptoms, diagnosis and treatment options for your cat.
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Advances in diagnostics: Dr. Kim Smyth explains CT scans

Veterinary medicine of today is not your grandfatherÔÇÖs veterinary medicine.
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Anisocoria in pets

Anisocoria is the medical term used to describe pupils of unequal size. See how it can affect the pets we love.
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Treating scoliosis in pets

Scoliosis is an abnormal position or curvature of the spine, and most often it is congenital, but occasionally, it is an acquired condition (think trauma).
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Off the chain: how to thwart an unleashed dog

Leash laws are in place for a reason, then why do so many people pretend they donÔÇÖt exist?
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Encephalitis: an inflammation of the brain

Inflammation of the central nervous system is a common cause for neurologic disease in our pets.
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Congenital brain malformations in dogs

Thankfully, congenital brain malformations are relatively rare in cats and dogs, but we'll take a brief look at the most common ones.